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Winquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements vind ‘wind’ or ving ‘wing’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Enquist, Lindquist, Runquist, Ringquist, Sandquist, Boquist, Lofquist

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Winquist Family Origin

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Winquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Minister

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Winquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Winquist's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winquist. A less common occupation for the Winquist family was Minister.

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Winquist Historical Records

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Winquist Life Expectancy

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